Sole physical custody; one person retains responsibility for daily care and control of child. (SB439)

Introduced By

Sen. Benny Lambert (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sole physical custody. Clarifies that the court may grant joint legal custody along with sole physical custody and sets out a definition that one person retains responsibility for the daily care and control of the child and reasonable visitation arrangements are provided for the noncustodial parent appropriate to the age, health, and development level of the child in a manner least disruptive to the child's routine. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 062328748
01/11/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/06/2006Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N)